Bibliometrix Seminal Paper

Aria, M. & Cuccurullo, C. (2017). bibliometrix: An R-tool for comprehensive science mapping analysis, Journal of Informetrics, 11(4), pp 959-975, Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.joi.2017.08.007

Our Papers using bibliometrix

Aria, M., Misuraca, M., & Spano, M. (2020). Mapping the evolution of social research and data science on 30 years of Social Indicators Research. Social Indicators Research, 1-29, DOI: 10.1007/s11205-020-02281-3.

Aria, M., Alterisio, A., Scandurra, A., Pinelli, C., & D’Aniello, B. (2020). The scholar’s best friend: research trends in dog cognitive and behavioral studies. Animal Cognition, 1-13, DOI: 10.1007/s10071-020-01448-2.

Fortuna G., Aria M., Iorio C., Mignogna M.D., Kalsser G.D. (2020) Global research trends in complex oral sensitivity disorder: a systematic bibliometric analysis of the framework, Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine, DOI: 10.1111/jop.13076.

Fortuna G., Aria M., Piscitelli A., Mignogna M.D., Kalsser G.D. (2020) Global research trends in complex oral sensitivity disorder: a systematic bibliometric analysis of the structures of knowledge, Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine, DOI: 10.1111/jop.13077.

Cuccurullo, C., Aria, M., & Sarto, F. (2016). Foundations and trends in performance management. A twenty-five years bibliometric analysis in business and public administration domains, Scientometrics, DOI: 10.1007/s11192-016-1948-8.

Cuccurullo, C., Aria, M., & Sarto, F. (2015). Twenty years of research on performance management in business and public administration domains. Presentation at the Correspondence Analysis and Related Methods conference (CARME 2015) in September 2015.

Sarto, F., Cuccurullo, C., & Aria, M. (2014). Exploring healthcare governance literature: systematic review and paths for future research. Mecosan.

Cuccurullo, C., Aria, M., & Sarto, F. (2013). Twenty years of research on performance management in business and public administration domains. In Academy of Management Proceedings (Vol. 2013, No. 1, p. 14270). Academy of Management.

Papers using bibliometrix

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<*> Addor, N., & Melsen, L. A. (2018). Legacy, rather than adequacy, drives the selection of hydrological models. Water Resources Research.

<*> Agostino Í.R.S., Ristow C., Frazzon E.M., Taboada Rodriguez C.M. (2020) Perspectives on the Application of Internet of Things in Logistics. In: Freitag M., Haasis HD., Kotzab H., Pannek J. (eds) Dynamics in Logistics. LDIC 2020. Lecture Notes in Logistics. Springer, Cham

<*> Agostino, Í. R. S., Frazzon, E. M., Fröhlich, A. A. M., Silvestri, M., Bornia, A. C., Spengler, A., ... & Tortorella, G. (2019, July). Perspectives for IoT-Based Integration of Distributed and Automated Manufacturing Lines for Mass Customization. In International Joint conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (pp. 31-41). Springer, Cham.

<*> Almeida, F., & de Paula, L. G. (2019). The Place of Uncertainty in Heterodox Economics Journals: A Bibliometric Study. Journal of Economic Issues, 53(2), 553-562.

<*> Alonso, J. M., Castiello, C., & Mencar, C. (2018). A Bibliometric Analysis of the Explainable Artificial Intelligence Research Field. In J. Medina, M. Ojeda-Aciego, J. L. Verdegay, D. A. Pelta, I. P. Cabrera, B. Bouchon-Meunier, & R. R. Yager (Eds.), Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems. Theory and Foundations (pp. 3–15). Springer International Publishing.

<*> Ahmad, N., Naveed, A., Ahmad, S., & Butt, I. (2020). Banking Sector Performance, Profitability, and Efficiency: A Citation‐Based Systematic Literature Review. Journal of Economic Surveys, 34(1), 185-218.

<*> Anglada-Tort, M., & Sanfilippo, K. R. M. (2019). Visualizing Music Psychology: A Bibliometric Analysis of Psychology of Music, Music Perception, and Musicae Scientiae from 1973 to 2017. Music & Science, 2, 2059204318811786.

<*> Arfaoui, A., Ibrahimi, K., & Trabelsi, F. (2019). Biochar application to soil under arid conditions: a bibliometric study of research status and trends. Arabian Journal of Geosciences, 12(2).

<*> Ballandonne, M. (2018). The historical roots (1880–1950) of recent contributions (2000–2017) to ecological economics: insights from reference publication year spectroscopy. Journal of Economic Methodology, 1–20.

<*> Benedet, A., Manuelian, C. L., Zidi, A., Penasa, M., & De Marchi, M. (2019). Invited review: β-hydroxybutyrate concentration in blood and milk and its associations with cow performance. Animal, 1-14.

<*> Bernardet, U., Alaoui, S. F., Studd, K., Bradley, K., Pasquier, P., & Schiphorst, T. (2019). Assessing the reliability of the Laban Movement Analysis system. PLOS ONE, 14(6), e0218179.

<*> Bieri, D. S. (2019). After the ‘Great Half-Century’: Post-Crisis Economic Geography in Retrospect and Prospect. Available at SSRN 3345700.

<*> Bohémier, K. A. (2019). Analysis for Science Librarians of the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics: Using Light as a Tool for New Discoveries. Science & Technology Libraries, 1-21.

<*> Bond, M. (2018). Helping doctoral students crack the publication code: An evaluation and content analysis of the Australasian Journal of Educational Technology. Australasian Journal of Educational Technology.

<*> Bond, M., & Buntins, K. (2018). An analysis of the Australasian Journal of Educational Technology 2013-2017. Australasian Journal of Educational Technology.

<*> Bond, M., Zawacki-Richter, O., & Nichols, M. (2018). Revisiting five decades of educational technology research: A content and authorship analysis of the British Journal of Educational Technology: Revisiting five decades of educational technology research. British Journal of Educational Technology.

<*> Brito, J., Nassis, G. P., Seabra, A. T., & Figueiredo, P. (2018). Top 50 most-cited articles in medicine and science in football. BMJ Open Sport & Exercise Medicine, 4(1), e000388.

<*> Buntins, K., Bedenlier, S., Bond, M., Kerres, M., & Zawacki-Richter, O. (n.d.). Mediendidaktische Forschung aus Deutschland im Kontext der internationalen Diskussion. Eine Auswertung englischsprachiger Publikationsorgane von 2008 bis 2017, 19.

<*> Cirillo, A., Mussolino, D., Saggese, S., & Sarto, F. (2018). Looking at the IPO from the “top floor”: a literature review. Journal of Management and Governance, 22(3), 661–688.

<*> Cunha Filho, M. A. L., Herrero, E., de Mello, C. C. M., & Vidal, D. (2019). Ascension and decline of successful companies: a bibliometric study on the Icarus paradox. Iberoamerican Journal of Strategic Management (IJSM), 18(1), 139-154.

<*> Damayanti, M., Scott, N., & Ruhanen, L. (2017). Coopetitive behaviours in an informal tourism economy. Annals of Tourism Research, 65, 25-35.

<*> Darvish, H. (n.d.). Bibliometric analysis using Bibliometrix an R Package, ResearchGate.

<*> de Bem Oliveira, I., Nunes, R., Mattiello, L., Barros-Ribeiro, S., de Souza, I. P., Coelho, A. S. G., & Collevatti, R. G. (2019). Research and partnership in studies of sugarcane using molecular markers: a scientometric approach. Scientometrics, 119(1), 335-355.

<*> De Marchi, M., Penasa, M., Zidi, A., & Manuelian, C. L. (2018). Invited review: Use of infrared technologies for the assessment of dairy products—Applications and perspectives. Journal of Dairy Science.

<*> De Oliveira, C. M., Terra, T. A. M., Azevedo Filho, E. T., Heymann, M. C., & MATIAS, I. D. O. (2018). Rfid nos cuidados com a saúde: Uma revisão de mapeamento sistemático. Acta Biomedica Brasiliensia, 9(1), 48-61.

<*> Demir, H., & Erigüç, G. (2018). Bibliyometrik Bir Analiz İle Yönetim Düşünce Sisteminin İncelenmesi. İş ve İnsan Dergisi.

<*> Demiroz, F., & Haase, T. W. (2018). The concept of resilience: a bibliometric analysis of the emergency and disaster management literature. Local Government Studies, 0(0), 1–20.

<*> Drago, C. (2018). Interlocking Directorship Networks and Gender: A Bibliometric Analysis. Ipazia.

<*> Ekundayo, T. C., & Okoh, A. I. (2018). A global bibliometric analysis of Plesiomonas-related research (1990–2017). PloS one, 13(11), e0207655.

<*> Esfahani, H., Tavasoli, K., & Jabbarzadeh, A. (2019). Big data and social media: A scientometrics analysis. International Journal of Data and Network Science, 3(3), 145-164.

<*> Gao, X., Huang, S., Lucey, B., Vigne, S. A., & Corbet, S. (2018). An Analysis of the Intellectual Structure of Research on the Financial Economics of Precious Metals, SSRN, 32.

<*> Gilani, E., Salimia, D., Jouyandeh, M., Tavasoli, K., & Wong, W. (2019). A trend study on the impact of social media in decision making. International Journal of Data and Network Science, 3(3), 201-222.

<*> Goh, K.H., & See, K. F. (2021). Twenty years of water utility benchmarking: A bibliometric analysis of emerging interest in water research and collaboration. Journal of Cleaner Production, 284, 124711.

<*> Jarden, R. J., Narayanan, A., Sandham, M., Siegert, R. J., & Koziol-McLain, J. (2019). Bibliometric mapping of intensive care nurses’ wellbeing: development and application of the new iAnalysis model. BMC nursing, 18(1), 21.

<*> Javid, E., Nazari, M., & Ghaeli, M. (2019). Social media and e-commerce: A scientometrics analysis. International Journal of Data and Network Science, 3(3), 269-290.

<*> Jho*, H. (2018). The Past and the Present of Physics Education at a Glance: A Review of International Studies on Physics Education by Using Science Mapping Tool. New Physics: Sae Mulli, 68(10), 1096–1106.

<*> Lee, G. S., Cho, H. Y., & Han, J. R. (2018). Text Mining Analysis on the Research Field of the Coastal and Ocean Engineering Based on the SCOPUS Bibliographic Information. Journal of Korean Society of Coastal and Ocean Engineers, 30(1), 19–28.

<*> Lis-Gutiérrez, J. P., Gaitán-Angulo, M., Bouza, C., Balaguera, M. I., Lis-Gutiérrez, M., Beltrán, C., & Aguilera, D. (2019). Text Mining Applied to Literature on Sustainable Supply Chain (1996–2018). Sustainable Procurement in Supply Chain Operations.

<*> Malere, J. P. P., & Belderrain, M. C. N. (2018). A Bibliometric Review of Agent-Based Models in Operations Research, SIGE, 7.

<*> Marin-Garcia, J. A., & Alfalla-Luque, R. (2019). Protocol: How to deal with Partial Least Squares (PLS) research in Operations Management. A guide for sending papers to academic journals. WPOM-Working Papers on Operations Management, 10(1), 29-69.

<*> Marty, T., Vanstone, B., & Hahn, T. (2019). News media analytics in finance: a survey. Accounting & Finance.

<*> McLean, A. L. (2019). Publication trends in transcranial magnetic stimulation: a 30-year panorama. Brain stimulation.

<*> Medie, P. A., & Kang, A. J. (2018). Power, knowledge and the politics of gender in the Global South. European Journal of Politics and Gender, 1(1), 37–53.

<*> Megahed, F. M. (2019). Discussion on “Real-time monitoring of events applied to syndromic surveillance”. Quality Engineering, 31(1), 97-104.

<*> Merediz-Solá, I., & Bariviera, A. F. (2019). A bibliometric analysis of Bitcoin scientific production. Research in International Business and Finance.

<*> Moore, T. P., Collier, K. J., & Duggan, I. C. Interactions between Unionida and non‐native species: A global meta‐analysis. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems.

<*> Moretti, N., & Giana, P. E. (2018). Una literature review sulla maturità del BIM nell’industria AECO. IN_BO. Ricerche e Progetti per Il Territorio, La Città e l’architettura, 9(13), 192–199.

<*> Nafade, V., Nash, M., Huddart, S., Pande, T., Gebreselassie, N., Lienhardt, C., & Pai, M. (2018). A bibliometric analysis of tuberculosis research, 2007–2016. PLOS ONE, 13(6), e0199706.

<*> Nakagawa, S., Samarasinghe, G., Haddaway, N. R., Westgate, M. J., O’Dea, R. E., Noble, D. W. A., & Lagisz, M. (2018). Research Weaving: Visualizing the Future of Research Synthesis. Trends in Ecology & Evolution.

<*> Nettle, D., & Frankenhuis, W. E. (2019). The evolution of life history theory: Bibliometric analysis of an interdisciplinary research area. BioRxiv.

<*> Obrizan, M. (n.d.). Economists in Ukraine: Who are they publish?, Modern Economic Studies , volume 1, issue 1, 2018, pp. 2-9 .

<*> Olisah, C., Okoh, O. O., & Okoh, A. I. (2018). A bibliometric analysis of investigations of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in biological and environmental matrices from 1992 – 2018. Heliyon, 4(11), e00964.

<*> Oliveira, C. M. de, Terra, T. A. M., Azevedo Filho, E. T., Heymann, M. C., & Matias, I. D. O. (2018). RFID NOS CUIDADOS COM A SAÚDE: UMA REVISÃO DE MAPEAMENTO SISTEMÁTICO. Acta Biomédica Brasiliensia, 9(1), 48.

<*> Patil, S. B. (2020). Global Library & Information Science Research seen through Prism of Biblioshiny. Studies in Indian Place Names, 40(49), 157-170. Available at

<*> Piotrowski, C. (2019). Fibromyalgia, Low Back Pain, Osteoarthritis, Myofascial Pain, and Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: Predominant Assessment Measures in Research. SIS Journal of Projective Psychology & Mental Health, 26(1).

<*> Pisati, M. (2017). Studiare la società italiana: il caso di Polis, 2012-2017. Polis, (3/2017).

<*> Pourkhani, A., Abdipour, K., Baher, B., & Moslehpour, M. (2019). The impact of social media in business growth and performance: A scientometrics analysis. International Journal of Data and Network Science, 3(3), 223-244.

<*> Puck, J., & Filatotchev, I. (2018). Finance and the multinational company: Building bridges between finance and global strategy research. Global Strategy Journal.

<*> Pulsiri, N., & Vatananan-Thesenvitz, R. (2018). Improving Systematic Literature Review with Automation and Bibliometrics. In 2018 Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology (PICMET) (pp. 1–8).

<*> Purba, N. P., Handyman, D. I., Pribadi, T. D., Syakti, A. D., Pranowo, W. S., Harvey, A., & Ihsan, Y. N. (2019). Marine debris in Indonesia: A review of research and status. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 146, 134-144.

<*> Ravikumar, S. (2019). Mapping the Intellectual Structure of the Field Neurological Disorders: A Bibliometric Analysis. In Early Detection of Neurological Disorders Using Machine Learning Systems (pp. 1-12). IGI Global.

<*> Selbach, C., Jorge, F., Dowle, E., Bennett, J., Chai, X., Doherty, J. F., ... & Lindner, J. (2019). Parasitological research in the molecular age. Parasitology, 1-33.

<*> Seo, E. Y., Choung, J. Y., & Hwang, H. R. (2019). The Changing Patterns of Knowledge Production of Catch-Up Firms During the Forging-Ahead Period: Case Study of Samsung Electronics Co.(SEC). IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management.

<*> Serafin, M. J., & Garcıa-Vargas, G. R. (2018). Cyberbehavior: A Bibliometric Analysis, 12.

<*> Sunter, D. A., Ferrall, I., Knapstein, J., Garfield, D., Kittner, N., & Kammen, D. M. (2018). Quantifying Innovation Patterns in Next Generation Solar Photovoltaics,  In 2018 IEEE 7th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion (WCPEC)(A Joint Conference of 45th IEEE PVSC, 28th PVSEC & 34th EU PVSEC) (pp. 1147-1151). IEEE.

<*> Tani, M., Papaluca, O., & Sasso, P. (2018). The System Thinking Perspective in the Open-Innovation Research: A Systematic Review. Journal of Open Innovation: Technology, Market, and Complexity, 4(3), 38.

<*> Tchobanian, A., Van Oosterwyck, H., & Fardim, P. (2019). Polysaccharides for tissue engineering: Current landscape and future prospects. Carbohydrate Polymers, 205, 601–625.

<*> Terra, T. A. M., Brasil, L. D. O. F., Von Held, G. M., Rocha, M. F., Fraga, R. C. C., de Medeiros Chiarelli, M. D., & de OLIVEIRA, C. M. (2018). A importância da humanização para a formação médica através de uma análise bibliométrica. Acta Biomedica Brasiliensia, 9(2), 10-23.

<*> Thorogood, R., Spottiswoode, C. N., Portugal, S. J., & Gloag, R. (2019). The coevolutionary biology of brood parasitism: a call for integration.

<*> Trivedi, G. (2019). Visualization and Scientometric Mapping of Global Agriculture Big Data Research. Library Philosophy and Practice, 1-14.

<*> VanderWaal, K., & Deen, J. (2018). Global trends in infectious diseases of swine. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 115(45), 11495–11500.

<*> Wang, J., Ding, L., Tao, J., Ding, C., & He, D. The effects of dams on macroinvertebrates: Global trends and insights. River Research and Applications.

<*> While, G. M., Noble, D. W. A., Uller, T., Warner, D. A., Riley, J. L., Du, W.-G., & Schwanz, L. E. (2018). Patterns of developmental plasticity in response to incubation temperature in reptiles. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological and Integrative Physiology, 329(4–5), 162–176.

<*> Whyatt, C. P., & Torres, E. B. (2018). Autism Research: An Objective Quantitative Review of Progress and Focus Between 1994 and 2015. Frontiers in Psychology, 9.

<*> Zareia, E., & Jabbarzadeha, A. (2019). Knowledge management and social media: A scientometrics survey. International Journal of Data and Network Science.

<*> Zambrano-Gonzalez, G., Ramirez-Gonzalez, G., & Almanza-P, M. I. (2017). The evolution of knowledge in sericultural research as observed through a science mapping approach. F1000Research, 6, 2075.

<*> Zhou, B. B., Wu, J., & Anderies, J. M. (2019). Sustainable landscapes and landscape sustainability: A tale of two concepts. Landscape and Urban Planning, 189, 274-284.

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